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Coming of Age, Drama
After the death of his mother 11-year-old Stet is sent to an all boys choir school. Struggling to fit in and cope with the demands of an intimidating Choirmaster, Stet becomes the object of bullying. Keen to stand up for himself he focuses on learning music to the highest ability, coached by a sympathetic tutor who recognises Stet’s singing talent and the Choirmaster pushing him to his limits. Putting classical music at the forefront of Stet’s personal journey, the film doesn’t shy away from difficult musical references and features challenging vocal performances that offer a fresh and emotive angle on the well-trodden underdog story.
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